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Donato Name Meaning

Italian: from the medieval personal name Donato (Latin Donatus, past participle of donare, frequentative of dare ‘to give’). It was the name of a 4th-century Italian bishop martyred in c. 350 under Julian the Apostate, as well as various other early saints, and a 4th-century grammarian and commentator on Virgil, widely respected in the Middle Ages as a figure of great learning. See also Donat.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Donat, Diodato, Bonito, Lovato, Dona, Donadio, Monaco, Lobato, Dato

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Donato Family Origin

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Donato Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Donato family was Farmer. Farming, Cabinet Maker and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Donato. The most common Donato occupation in the USA was Farming. 38% of Donato's were Farmings.

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  • Farming

    38%
  • Cabinet Maker

    25%
  • Barber

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%

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Donato Historical Records

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Donato Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, Donato life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Donato in 1943 was 36, and 77 in 2004.

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